Cervical Spine CT
- Clearance of Cervical Spine with CT in Obtunded Patient After Blunt Traumatic Injury (2015) [MEDLINE]
- Study: systematic review of 7 prospective studies (n = 1686)
- Main Findings: cervical spine clearance in obtunded adults after blunt traumatic injury with negative results from a well-interpreted, high-quality CT scan is probably a safe and efficient practice.
- Cervical spine clearance in obtunded patients after blunt traumatic injury: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Mar 17;162(6):429-37. doi: 10.7326/M14-2351 [MEDLINE]